Keith Godchaux Trivia

Trivia from Grateful Dead of the Day

1. Where did Keith’s first show with the Grateful Dead take place?

A. Boston Music Hall

B. Boston


D. Berkeley Community Theater

E. Berkeley


G. Hill Auditorium

H. Ann Arbor


J. Northtrop Auditorium

K. Minneapolis


2. What was the only Dead song that Keith composed on his own?

A. Let Me Sing Your Blues Away

B. Mississippi Half-Step Uptown Toodeloo

C. Help on the Way

D. Sage & Spirit

3. What was the original name of the group, later called The Heart of Gold Band, that Keith and Donna formed after they left the Dead?

A. The Ghosts

B. Keith & Donna

C. Rain

D. The Stinson Trio

4. What band recorded “Six Feet of Snow,” the song Keith had written in collaboration with the lead singer and guitarist?

A. The Marshall Tucker Band

B. Hot Tuna

C. Quicksilver Messenger Service

D. Little Feat

5. What is the name of the rock-electronica duo that Keith and Donna’s son, Zion, formed in 2004?

A. Galantis


C. BoomBox

D. The Floozies

6. Up until September of 1977, Keith had primarily used a Steinway grand piano at shows. What were his keys of choice after that time?

A. Fender Rhodes electric piano

B. Yamaha CP-70 electric piano

C. Yamaha grand piano

D. Hammond B-3 organ


1. D; 2. A; 3. A; 4. D; 5. C; 6. B


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